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because it was given to me by my adopted mother,
Spotted Calf, wife of Sounding Sky3 father and
mother of the famous Indian outlaw. Almighty
Voice—whose lone-handed battle against the
Royal North-West Mounted Police has become
a conspicuous page in north-western history.
This wonderful woman,, Spotted Calf—daughter
of the renowned Chief One Arrow—-who stuck to
her son throughout his sensational siege and
shouted advice to him through a rain of bullets,
is still living (1928) on the One Arrow Indian
Reserve at Duck Lake., Saskatchewan. I think
her name ranks with those of great warriors, and
that is why I value it, and her motherhood.